Nano Sensors Group | Illinois


Jui-Nung Liu, Ph.D.Jui-NungLiu

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering


Research Goals

I am currently developing nanophotonic technologies for ultra-sensitive molecular sensing and chemical imaging.


  • B.S. & M.S., National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
  • Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA; GPA 3.95/4.00
  • Coursework: Electromagnetic waves, physics of optoelectronic devices, solid state physics, semiconductor physics and devices

Awards and Honors

  • Academic Achievement Award, NCTU, 2006.
  • Photonic Engineering Graduate Student Scholarship, NCTU, 2006.
  • Shun-I Chu Academic Excellence Award, NCTU, 2007.
  • Government Fellowship for Studying Abroad, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 2008-2011.
    First Place in the written examination.
  • Conference Travel Award, UIUC Graduate College, 2014.
  • Member, Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society, 2015.
  • First Place, Best Presentation Award, the 4th Annual Materials Research Laboratory
    Biological Conference, Urbana, IL, 2015.
  • First Place, Best Poster Award, the 14 th Annual CNST Nanotechnology Workshop, Urbana, IL, 2016.


ACS Photonics, Optica, Optics Express, Applied Physics Letters, Applied Optics, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Applied Physics Express